Dublin, Ireland's capital, is a thriving modern city. Yet it is also remarkably elegant. This is due in part to the restoration of its magnificent public buildings and distinctive Georgian squares to reveal the elegance of the 18th century to today's visitors. Dublin's people are renowned for being warm, friendly and eager to help visitors enjoy their home city. Dublin can be visited on one of our many Europe cruisesFind Cruises Sailing to This Port
For a closer look at Ireland's most famous export, visit Irish Whiskey Corner. This 90-year-old warehouse flat has been converted into a museum, featuring a presentation about the making of Irish Whiskey. Visitors receive a complimentary tasting.
Potatoes are a popular food here. Boxty is a traditional potato bread, made pancake thin and often served with a savoury filling. Dublin is also known for its fresh seafood, and its Guinness®. The famous stout has been brewed here since 1759.
Ireland's official currency is the euro (EUR). Many shops and restaurants also accept major credit cards, which usually offer you a good exchange rate. When shopping, remember that Value Added Tax is added to most purchases.
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